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1st International ABWET Conference : Waste-to-bioenergy : Applications in Urban areas

Call for papers


The Scientific committee will select the best papers for submission in the following journal



A Special issue on papers focusing on topics related to "Waste-to-Bioenergy : Applications to Urban Areas in the Euro-Mediterranean region" will be published in the newly launched Springer Euro-Mediterranean Journal for Environmental Integration


This special issue aims to provide an overview on the potential of urban organic waste for bioenergy production to serve the heat and power demand in urban areas in the Euro-Mediterranean region and to be integrated into existing energy and urban infrastructures (e.g. gas grid).
The deadline for submission is March 31st, 2017. Please follow the hyperlink ‘Submit Online’ on the journal’s webpage and upload all of your manuscript files following the ‘Instructions for Authors’. In the journal’s electronic submission system, you will find the voice ‘ABWET2017’ active in the drop-down menu, to be selected when submitting. Any inquiries can be directed to Dr. Eric D. van Hullebusch ( 


Guest Editors

Prof. Giovanni Esposito (
University of Cassino and the Southern Lazio, Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering, Via Di Biasio, 43, 03043 Cassino, FR, Italy

Prof. Piet N.L. Lens  (
UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education, Westvest 7, 2611 AX Delft, The Netherlands

Dr Aino-Maija Lakaniemi (
Department of Chemistry and Bioengineering, Tampere University of Technology, P.O-Box 541, Tampere, Finland

Hab. Dr. Eric D. van Hullebusch (
Université Paris-Est, Laboratoire Géomatériaux et Environnement (EA 4508), UPEM, 77454 Marne-la-Vallée, France




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